Sarah Naughton

Sarah Naughton was born in 1975 and grew up in Dorset. She escaped to London aged 17 to study English at UCL, and has lived there ever since. She spent 10 years writing ads before giving up to have children. The Hanged Man Rises is her first novel and she is currently writing a second. She lives in South London with her husband and two sons.

Books by this Author

The Blood List
The Hanged Man Rises

My Life in 8 Words

Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. 'Failures are finger posts on the road to achievement.' C. S. Lewis

Q. What’s your greatest flaw?

A. Being too eager to please. (Is that ok?)

Q. Who is your favorite fictional villain?

A. Doesn't everyone prefer villains to heroes? The devil, probably.

Q. What do you regret most?

A. Wasting my teenage years being sulky and miserable when I should have been having fun.

Q. Who is your favorite fictional hero?

A. Manchee, from 'The Knife of Never Letting Go' by Patrick Ness

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